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102 terms
Honors Civics and Economics Final Exam
Mercantilism
Judicial Review
Checks and Balances
Line item veto
A doctrine was England used trade policy and taxation to try…
Power of the courts to review acts of other branches of gover…
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
An executive's ability to block a particular provision in a b…
Mercantilism
A doctrine was England used trade policy and taxation to try…
Judicial Review
Power of the courts to review acts of other branches of gover…
20 terms
Honors Civics and Economics #2
Judicial Branch
Laissez-Faire
Deficit
Segregation
The branch of government having the power to interpret the law
"To allow to do"; a policy that allows businesses to do as th…
The excess of government expenses over government revenues, n…
Separation of people by race or ethic origin
Judicial Branch
The branch of government having the power to interpret the law
Laissez-Faire
"To allow to do"; a policy that allows businesses to do as th…
20 terms
Honors Civics and Economics #3
Judicial Branch
Capital
Executive Branch
Plessy v Ferguson
The branch of government having the power to interpret the law
Money and or property used or invested in making goods and se…
Branch of government responsible for carrying out the laws
Supreme Court decision that ruled "Separate but equal"; uphel…
Judicial Branch
The branch of government having the power to interpret the law
Capital
Money and or property used or invested in making goods and se…
20 terms
Honors Civics and Economics Unit 3
Corporate Tax
Sales Tax
Property Tax
Interest
assessment levied by gov. on profits of a company
Tax levied on sale of goods and services that is usually calc…
levy on profit that owner is required to pay. Tax is levied b…
Payments for the use of borrowed funds
Corporate Tax
assessment levied by gov. on profits of a company
Sales Tax
Tax levied on sale of goods and services that is usually calc…
24 terms
Civics & Economics Honors Vocabulary
Statutes
Precedents
Common Law
Plaintiff
Written law
A ruling used as the basis for judicial decision.
System of unwritten law that are set on precedents.
The party that brings the charges against the accused.
Statutes
Written law
Precedents
A ruling used as the basis for judicial decision.
8 terms
Civics and economics honors
Naturalization
Aliens
Immigrants
Deport
Process which foreigners become americans
Several million noncitizens
People who move permanently to a new country
To send back
Naturalization
Process which foreigners become americans
Aliens
Several million noncitizens
60 terms
Honors Civics Economics Vocabulary
Output
Product Market
Laissez-faire economics
Gross Domestic Product
Amount produced
Places where producers offer goods and services for sale
System in which government has limited role in the marketplace
Total dollar value of all final goods and services produced d…
Output
Amount produced
Product Market
Places where producers offer goods and services for sale
21 terms
Civics and Economics honors
Principle
Loan
Gross Income
Regressive Tax
The amount borrowed or the amount still owed on a loan, separ…
a thing that is borrowed, especially a sum of money that is e…
the starting point for determining Federal and state income t…
A tax that takes a larger percentage of income from low-incom…
Principle
The amount borrowed or the amount still owed on a loan, separ…
Loan
a thing that is borrowed, especially a sum of money that is e…
53 terms
Civics and economics HONORS
List the six purposes of government
The legislative branch. How members ar…
The executive branch ... Qualifications o…
The judicial branch. ... Structure of fe…
To form a perfect union. To establish justice. To ensure dome…
Article one
Article 2
Article 3
List the six purposes of government
To form a perfect union. To establish justice. To ensure dome…
The legislative branch. How members ar…
Article one
20 terms
Civics and Economics Honors
Direct Democracy
Monarchy
Representative Democracy
Natural Rights
A form of democracy which people decide policy initiatives di…
A government with a hereditary single leader.
Government in which citizens choose a smaller group to govern…
Belief that every man and woman are born with the rights to l…
Direct Democracy
A form of democracy which people decide policy initiatives di…
Monarchy
A government with a hereditary single leader.
10 terms
Honors Civics and Economics #9
Lobby
Arbitration
Warrant
Opportunity Cost
To try to persude government officals to support the cause of…
The settlement of a dispute by a third party's descsion
A order issued by a judge for arrest
The value of an alternative that was given up for the alterna…
Lobby
To try to persude government officals to support the cause of…
Arbitration
The settlement of a dispute by a third party's descsion
20 terms
Honors Civics and Economics #5
Judicial Branch
Mixed Economy
Equilibrium Rate
Marbury v Madison
The branch of government having the power to interpret laws
Type of economy system in which include both private ownershi…
The price of a product or service at which the amount produce…
Supreme court case that established the principle of Judicial…
Judicial Branch
The branch of government having the power to interpret laws
Mixed Economy
Type of economy system in which include both private ownershi…
20 terms
Honors Civics and Economics #4
Judicial Branch
Wholesaler
Sherman Anti-Trust Act
Pigeonhole
The branch of government having the power to interpret the law
Buys directly from the manufacturer and sells to retailers fo…
Outlawed monopolies; attempted to preserve competition in the…
A bill killed in a congressional committee without ever consi…
Judicial Branch
The branch of government having the power to interpret the law
Wholesaler
Buys directly from the manufacturer and sells to retailers fo…
10 terms
Honors Civics and Economics
Magna Carta
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Theocracy
any fundamental constitution or law guaranteeing rights and l…
Government. of or by action of voters, which takes effect wit…
a person or thing that represents another or others.
a form of government in which God or a deity is recognized as…
Magna Carta
any fundamental constitution or law guaranteeing rights and l…
Direct Democracy
Government. of or by action of voters, which takes effect wit…
11 terms
Honors Civics and Economics
Export
Import
Comparative advantage
tariffs
Goods that are sold to other countries
Goods that are purchased from other countries
the ability of a country to produce a good at a relative lowe…
a tax or duty to be paid on a particular class of imports or…
Export
Goods that are sold to other countries
Import
Goods that are purchased from other countries
21 terms
Honors civics and economics 1
Civics
Citizens
Rights and duties of citizens
Need for government
Study of the rights and duties of the citizens
Community members who owe loyalty to the govern. And are enti…
- entitled protection... - owe loyalty to govern
- gov is ruling authority for a community ... - has the power to…
Civics
Study of the rights and duties of the citizens
Citizens
Community members who owe loyalty to the govern. And are enti…
29 terms
Honors Civics and Economics
Duties
Responsibilities
Community
Bureaucracy
what we must do
what we should do
a group of people who share the same interests and concerns
complex system which many departments and people in the chain…
Duties
what we must do
Responsibilities
what we should do
20 terms
Honors Civics and Economics #7
Judicial Branch
Schenck v US
Majority Political Party
Marbury v Madison
The branch of government having the power to interpret the law
Supreme Court case that ruled freedom of speech can be limite…
The part that is supported by more than half the voters
Supreme Court case that established the principle of Judicial…
Judicial Branch
The branch of government having the power to interpret the law
Schenck v US
Supreme Court case that ruled freedom of speech can be limite…
20 terms
Honors Civics and Economics #6
Judicial Branch
Schenck v US
Brief
Marbury v Madison
The branch of government having the power to interpret laws
Supreme Court case that ruled freedom of speech can be limite…
A written argument prepared by a lawyer which summarizes a ca…
Supreme Court case that established the principle of Judicial…
Judicial Branch
The branch of government having the power to interpret laws
Schenck v US
Supreme Court case that ruled freedom of speech can be limite…
24 terms
Civics and Economics Honors #8
political party
one-party system
two-party system
multi-party system
an association of voters with broad common interests who want…
one political party has the right to form the government
two political parties dominate politics, usually with a major…
multiple political parties run for office, all with similar c…
political party
an association of voters with broad common interests who want…
one-party system
one political party has the right to form the government
21 terms
Civics and Economics honors quiz
Parliment
legislature
Precedent
common law
Began as the Kings advisory group, later became the highest l…
Group of people who make laws for a country.
A ruling in a previous court case.
Court hearings are weighted heavily on precedents.
Parliment
Began as the Kings advisory group, later became the highest l…
legislature
Group of people who make laws for a country.
177 terms
Honors Civics and Economics Final
2 party system
3/5 compromise
the 4 factors of production
14th amendment
A political system dominated by two major parties.
3 out of every 5 slaves will be counted as one citizen in ord…
land, labor, capital, entrepreneurship.
Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are citizens and a…
2 party system
A political system dominated by two major parties.
3/5 compromise
3 out of every 5 slaves will be counted as one citizen in ord…
10 terms
Civics and Economics Honors Quiz
Define Checks and Balances.
How is Federalism defined in the 6 Bas…
What is Article IV?
What is Article VII?
Each branch is not totally independent on the others. They ha…
The national government is given certain rights by the U.S. C…
Relations Among the States
Ratification
Define Checks and Balances.
Each branch is not totally independent on the others. They ha…
How is Federalism defined in the 6 Bas…
The national government is given certain rights by the U.S. C…
31 terms
Honors Civics&Economics Vocab
John G Roberts
Anthony M. Kennedy
Clarence Thomas
Ruth Bader Ginsberg
•Harvard Law School(Both Undergrad&Law)... •Law clerk for a fede…
•Stanford University&London school of economics, L.L.B from H…
•Yale law school... •Nominated by George W. Bush... •Served as assi…
•Cornell University&Harvard law school&Columbia Law School... •A…
John G Roberts
•Harvard Law School(Both Undergrad&Law)... •Law clerk for a fede…
Anthony M. Kennedy
•Stanford University&London school of economics, L.L.B from H…
Civics economics honors
Aerostocracy
Elected/ popular vote
The govt is divided into ... Branches
Democracy
...
...
...
...
Aerostocracy
...
Elected/ popular vote
...
34 terms
Civics & Economics Honors
Separation of powers
Preamble
Checks and balances
Elastic Clause
Government power dived into 3 parts ... Legislative (makes laws…
Introduces the constitution and explains what is does
Balances the governments power
Gives Congress power to pass laws that are necessary and prop…
Separation of powers
Government power dived into 3 parts ... Legislative (makes laws…
Preamble
Introduces the constitution and explains what is does
40 terms
Honors Civics & Economics
What did the New England colonies cons…
What did the Middle Colonies consist of?
What was the Middle Colony nickname?
What did the Southern colonies consist…
Mass x2, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Connecticut
New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey
Bread Basket
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia
What did the New England colonies cons…
Mass x2, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Connecticut
What did the Middle Colonies consist of?
New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey
22 terms
Economics Civics Honors Edelen
Economics
Scarcity
Trade Offs
Scarcity
The study of how we make decisions in a world where resources…
Occurs whenever we don't have enough resources to produce all…
Alternative you face if you decide to do one thing rather tha…
Forces people to make choices about how they will use their r…
Economics
The study of how we make decisions in a world where resources…
Scarcity
Occurs whenever we don't have enough resources to produce all…
91 terms
Civics and Economics Honors Unit 3
majority opinion
concurring opinion
dissenting opinion
supreme court
official opinion of the Supreme Court
opinion of a Justice who agrees with the majority opinion for…
opinions of Justices who oppose the majority decision
original and appellate jurisdiction; highest court; 8 associa…
majority opinion
official opinion of the Supreme Court
concurring opinion
opinion of a Justice who agrees with the majority opinion for…
27 terms
economics - edelen (civics honors)
scarcity forces people to make choices…
exchanging one good or service for ano…
an alternative you face if you decide…
the cost of the next best use of your…
resources
common economic choice
trade-off
opportunity cost
scarcity forces people to make choices…
resources
exchanging one good or service for ano…
common economic choice
48 terms
Economics Honors Civics
central bank of the US
increasing or decreasing the money sup…
the process of moving a check from the…
decreasing this will increase the mone…
Fed
monetary policy
check clearing
Reserve requirements
central bank of the US
Fed
increasing or decreasing the money sup…
monetary policy
13 terms
Civics and Economics Honors: Vocabulary #11
civil law
common law
court docket
criminal law
a case that involves non-criminal matters such as contract di…
an unwritten law made by a judge that has developed over cent…
a list of cases to be heard in court
a case in which a defendant is tried for committing a crime a…
civil law
a case that involves non-criminal matters such as contract di…
common law
an unwritten law made by a judge that has developed over cent…
18 terms
Civics and Economics Honors Vocabulary #6
incorporation
local charters
governor
lieutenant governor
an establishment that is officially recognized by the governm…
documents defending the formal organization of a local, corpo…
the elected executive head of a U.S. state
executive officer in state who is next to the governor
incorporation
an establishment that is officially recognized by the governm…
local charters
documents defending the formal organization of a local, corpo…
18 terms
Civics and Economics Honors Vocabulary #7
county
county seat
home rule
at-large election
normally the largest terretorial and political subdivision of…
a town where the county courthouse is located
allows cities to write their own charters, choose their own t…
an election for an area as a whole
county
normally the largest terretorial and political subdivision of…
county seat
a town where the county courthouse is located
15 terms
Civics and Economics Honors Vocabulary #5
cloture
filibuster
immunity
censure
a procedure used in the Senate to limit debate on a bill
a tactic for defeating a bill in Senate by talking until the…
the ability to resist a danger or threat
the expression of formal disapproval
cloture
a procedure used in the Senate to limit debate on a bill
filibuster
a tactic for defeating a bill in Senate by talking until the…
22 terms
Civics and Economics Honors Vocabulary #9
absentee ballot
campaign
ethics
GOP
a ballot that allows a person to vote without going to the po…
the competition for public office
morals or principles
Grand Old Party; Republicans
absentee ballot
a ballot that allows a person to vote without going to the po…
campaign
the competition for public office
17 terms
Civics and Economics Honors: Vocabulary #10
legal code
Justinian code
moral code
Draconian code
a code of laws adopted by a state or nation
the body of Roman law promoted under Justinian I
a set of consistent rules for righteous behavior
severe laws made by Draco to rule Athens
legal code
a code of laws adopted by a state or nation
Justinian code
the body of Roman law promoted under Justinian I
31 terms
The Constitution - Civic and Economics Honors
What are the purposes of the (new) gov…
Name the two branches of the legislatu…
Who is the chief officer of the House…
Describe the impeachment process?
-to establish justice... -promote peace... -provide for common defe…
two branches = Senate + House of Representatives =Congress ... Q…
-H.O.R. = Speaker of the House ... -Senate = Vice President
A hearing is held in the Senate ( b/c the Senate is responsib…
What are the purposes of the (new) gov…
-to establish justice... -promote peace... -provide for common defe…
Name the two branches of the legislatu…
two branches = Senate + House of Representatives =Congress ... Q…
177 terms
177 Honors Civics and Economics Vocabulary
2 party system
3/5 compromise
the 4 factors of production
14th amendment
the division of voter loyalies between two major political pa…
3 out of every 5 slaves will be counted as one citizen in ord…
land, labor, capital, entrepreneurship.
Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are citizens and a…
2 party system
the division of voter loyalies between two major political pa…
3/5 compromise
3 out of every 5 slaves will be counted as one citizen in ord…
20 terms
Unit 1 vocabulary- Civics and Economics Honors (2)
Public Policy
Federal
Oligarchy
Democracy
policies that governments adopt to address problems
A system of government in which power is divided between nati…
Government in which all power is concentrated in a small grou…
Government in which supreme power is vested in the people. De…
Public Policy
policies that governments adopt to address problems
Federal
A system of government in which power is divided between nati…
25 terms
Honors Civics & Economics Unit 1
Anarchy
Theocracy
Oligarchy
Totalitarianism
the total absence of laws or government
a system of government where religious leaders rule
a system of government where a few elite leaders rule
a system of government where one central leader, or group of…
Anarchy
the total absence of laws or government
Theocracy
a system of government where religious leaders rule
62 terms
Civics & Economics Honors Unit II
What is the 1st article of the Constit…
What is the 2nd article of the Constit…
What is the 3rd article of the Constit…
What is the 5th article of the Constit…
The Legislative Branch
The Executive Branch
The Judicial Branch
The amendment making process
What is the 1st article of the Constit…
The Legislative Branch
What is the 2nd article of the Constit…
The Executive Branch
22 terms
Civics and Economics Honors Chapter 2
Mayflower Compact
Declaration of Independence
Triangular Trade
New England Colonies
First governing document of Plymouth colony.
Gave America Independence. 13 colonies were made into states.
A multilateral system of trading in which a country pays for…
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Islan…
Mayflower Compact
First governing document of Plymouth colony.
Declaration of Independence
Gave America Independence. 13 colonies were made into states.
26 terms
Unit 2 civics and economics honors
3 types of colonies
Royal colonies
Proprietary
Self governing colony
Royal,propetary, and self-governing
Colonies in hat were controlled by a leader directly appointe…
We're colonies which land belongs to King but colonist govern…
A colony with a group of elected representatives who have dec…
3 types of colonies
Royal,propetary, and self-governing
Royal colonies
Colonies in hat were controlled by a leader directly appointe…
18 terms
Unit 5 Honors Civics and Economics
Circuit (Court)
Jurisdiction
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Concurrent Jurisdiction
a court holding sessions at various intervals in different se…
The right & power to make decisions in a particular area. Fed…
Jurisdiction that exists when a case can be heard only in a p…
When both the state court and the federal court have jurisdic…
Circuit (Court)
a court holding sessions at various intervals in different se…
Jurisdiction
The right & power to make decisions in a particular area. Fed…
80 terms
Honors Civics 9 Economics Test
Entrepreneur
Capitalist
Factors of production
Four factors of production:
takes the risk of starting their own business
invests money in someones business
basic resources needed for a country's economy
natural resources, human resources, capital resources, and en…
Entrepreneur
takes the risk of starting their own business
Capitalist
invests money in someones business
26 terms
Civics and economics honors vocab list
Naturalization
Alien
Deport
Democracy
A legal process to obtain citizenship
Belonging to a foreign country
send out of the country; behave; N. deportation, deportment
A system of government or the whole population
Naturalization
A legal process to obtain citizenship
Alien
Belonging to a foreign country
10 terms
Civics and Economics Honors: Chapter 2
Republic
Limited Government
Legislature
Social Contract
representative democracy where citizens choose their lawmakers
principle that a ruler or government are not all powerful
group of people that make laws
agreement among people in a society with their government
Republic
representative democracy where citizens choose their lawmakers
Limited Government
principle that a ruler or government are not all powerful
18 terms
Civics and Economics Honors. Vocab 1
Civic duty
monarchy
quota
Republicanism
is something a citizen is required to do.
is a government ruled by heredity ruler, usually under, divin…
is a restriction in the number of immigrants allowed in a giv…
is a representative democracy in which citizens vote for offi…
Civic duty
is something a citizen is required to do.
monarchy
is a government ruled by heredity ruler, usually under, divin…
61 terms
Honors Civics and Economics Midterm Review
Role of colonies under mercantilism
Growth of representative govt during t…
Similartity between Mayflower Compact…
Differences between New England, Middl…
Colonies supplies Brit w/ raw materials
England was too far away for the king to govern then directly…
First signs of a representative democracy.
New England had fewer slaves, was colder, profit was mainly g…
Role of colonies under mercantilism
Colonies supplies Brit w/ raw materials
Growth of representative govt during t…
England was too far away for the king to govern then directly…
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